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Alberta’s Original Dyck Insurance Agency, Established in 1979

Providing our clients expert insurance advice and products for more than 30 years, Dyck Insurance manages all of your personal and business property insurance requirements in Alberta, and from the Yukon to Nunavut. With 26 agents at our 3 Alberta locations, Dyck Insurance offers complete insurance to suit your needs, from auto and recreational insurance to homeowners and commercial business, including farm insurance.

We are a family-owned business that is not affiliated with any other Alberta insurance firms. Our team of brokers serves you with offices in Wetaskiwin, Thorsby and Calmar.

Get on a First-Name Basis with Your Insurance Agent

Dyck Insurance takes pride in personalizing your insurance experience and allows you to put a face to your policy. Our brokerage works hard to find you the best rates available for a variety of insurance products.

Special Recognition

We received a special award from Wawanesa Insurance Company in recognition of our 30-year partnership.

  • Wetaskiwin
  • Thorsby
  • Calmar

The Wetaskiwin Team

Dyck Insurance Agency has been a proud part of the Wetaskiwin community for over 30 years. In fact, our connection with the city involves more than sound insurance policies as the founder of our family business, Frank Dyck, is Wetaskiwin’s former mayor.

Our brokers and staff are committed to finding insurance products that make sense for you, your family and your business. Meet the staff at our main office in Wetaskiwin and please call to set up your consultation.

The Thorsby Team

The thriving family business of Dyck Insurance Agency is pleased to serve clients from our satellite office in Thorsby. Our 3 staff members in Thorsby are here to answer your insurance questions and find policies that meet your unique requirements. We are an independent insurance brokerage that helps you make the right decision by providing a range of options. Meet our Thorsby staff on this page.

The Calmar Team

Dyck Insurance Agency is a preferred independent insurance brokerage in central Alberta that has provided individuals and businesses with quality products for more than 30 years. We serve you from 3 offices, including our location in Calmar. Our 3-person Calmar office will provide the guidance and support you need on a wide range of policies. Please read about our staff members on this page and let us know if you have any questions.

Angie Elder

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Angie Elder

A resident of Wetaskiwin, Angie Started her career at Dyck Insurance in 2006. She specializes in personal lines primarily with our RCMP group account. Angie has over 13 years of Insurance experience, she has always believed in building a strong working relationship with her clients in order to provide excellent customer service. Angie enjoys working with people and prides herself on finding the right insurance solution for each and every client

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  • E. angie.elder@dyckinsurance.ca

Ashley McLean

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Ashley McLean

Ashley came to Dyck Insurance in the summer of 2015 with eight years' experience as a licensed personal lines broker in Wetaskiwin, AB. She obtained her CAIB in 2011 and is currently working on her CIP designation. Originally from Newfoundland, she and her family are happy to call Alberta home!

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  • E. ashley.mclean@dyckinsurance.ca

Cam Dyck

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Cam Dyck

Cam is proud to be the 3rd generation family member at Dyck Insurance. Having received a Bachelor of Commerce Degree majoring in Management from Grant McEwan University in 2014, he brings enthusiasm and sales knowledge to our office having experience in both the hospitality and automotive industries. His focus is in personal lines with an ambition to obtain his Canadian Accredited Insurance Broker Designation (CAIB).

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  • E. cam.dyck@dyckinsurance.ca

Chelsey Duncan

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Chelsey Duncan

Chelsey comes to Dyck Insurance with a Bachelor of Commerce in International Business from Grant MacEwan University. She has a marketing and accounting background that provides her with additional knowledge in her role as a Personal Lines Broker. She is looking forward to a great career at Dyck Insurance, and is working towards obtaining her CAIB designation. Chelsey resides with her husband in the Pigeon Lake area.

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  • E. Chelsey.duncan@dyckinsurance.ca

Colleen Wolter

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Colleen Wolter

Colleen commenced employment with Dyck Insurance in 1998. With her accounting background, she soon demonstrated the ability to become our Financial Controller and currently attends to the day to day fiscal responsibilities of the corporation. She has an excellent rapport with management and brokers at Dyck Insurance along with Insurance Company personnel.

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  • E. colleen.wolter@dyckinsurance.ca

Darcy Maskoskie

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Darcy Maskoskie

Darcy joined his wife Sherry at Dyck Insurance in 2002. With his farm background, it became evident early that he would make an excellent farm and commercial broker. He takes pride in finding the right commercial market for his clients and provides exceptional customer service for all of his commercial accounts.

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  • E. darcy.maskoskie@dyckinsurance.ca

Daryl Priebe

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Daryl Priebe

Daryl has been with Dyck Insurance since October 2015. He brings over three years of claims experience knowledge to our office as his former insurance background was as a claims adjuster. He is also working on his Chartered Insurance Professional (CIP) designation. Daryl is in personal lines and has a very good rapport with his clients. His young family has recently built a new home in the area.

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  • E. daryl.priebe@dyckinsurance.ca

Frank Dyck

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Frank Dyck

Retired RCMP Staff Sergeant with 29 Yrs. Service. Former Alderman and Mayor of the City of Wetaskiwin. Started the family insurance business in 1979. Enjoys working with all of his dedicated staff who are like family to him.

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  • E. frank.dyck@dyckinsurance.ca

Genoa Ellingham

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Genoa Ellingham

Wetaskiwin resident employed by Dyck Insurance Agency in 1995. Official title is receptionist but performs many other duties, file clerk, debit/credit card, admin assistance, etc. Suffice to say we receive many compliments about her service and cordiality.

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  • E. genoa.ellingham@dyckinsurance.ca

Ian Elder

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Ian Elder

A born Wetaskiwin resident started his insurance career in 2008 at Dyck Insurance Agency where he joined his wife Angela. Ian is an Experienced Insurance Broker with a demonstrated history of working in the insurance industry leading to a strong focus in providing tailored insurance solutions for all his clients. Specializing in Commercial Property/Liability Insurance, Commercial Lines Auto, Farm Auto & Farm Property.

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  • E. ian.elder@dyckinsurance.ca

Michelle Hussey

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Michelle Hussey

A resident of rural Wetaskiwin has been in the insurance industry since 1997. Joined Dyck Insurance in 2007. Primarily involved with personal lines.

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  • E. michelle.hussey@dyckinsurance.ca

Elyssa Bauer-Norton

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Elyssa Bauer-Norton

Elyssa came to Dyck Insurance in the spring of 2017 with 4 years' experience as a licensed personal lines broker in Ponoka, AB. She decided to make a career change after being in the construction industry for over a decade. She enjoys working with her clients and learning more about the ever changing world of insurance. She is currently working towards her CAIB (Canadian Accredited Insurance Broker) designation.

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  • E. elyssa.bauer-norton@dyckinsurance.ca

Sarah Casebeer

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Sarah Casebeer

Sarah returned to Dyck Insurance in the spring of 2017 as a personal lines broker and now as a producer. She had worked for Dyck Insurance prior to this in 2004 but her family was relocated for a work transfer and she was unable to return. Working in insurance in Red Deer, Sarah moved into the role of insurance producer as she loves meeting new people and finding them the best possible market to suit their needs. She enjoys speaking to people of all walks of life and professions as she herself has an education in criminal justice and has worked in this field as well as in a hospital setting. Sarah and her family have returned to the Wetaskiwin area and she is very happy to have been given the opportunity to work with the amazing people who call Dyck Insurance home once again. She is also happy to be furthering her insurance education by taking the CAIB courses to receive her designation.

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  • E. sarah.casebeer@dyckinsurance.ca

Mark Dyck

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Mark Dyck

Joined the family insurance business in 1985 directly from Mount Royal College. Continues to enjoy working with the public in both sales and management of the office.

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  • E. mark.dyck@dyckinsurance.ca

Rob Dyck

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Rob Dyck

Joined Dyck Insurance in 1982. Obtained his C.A.I.B. designation in 1991. Involved in all aspects of the business operations including sales, management, and HR. Has volunteered in the local hockey community (coaching both Minor & Junior hockey) and Past-President of the Wetaskiwin Icemen Jr. B Hockey Club.

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  • E. rob.dyck@dyckinsurance.ca

Dean Furuness

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Dean Furuness

Dean joined Dyck Insurance in April 2017. He decided to make a career change after 30 years as Controller with Pioneer Chrysler in Wetaskiwin. Dean enjoys the fast-paced environment that the insurance industry offers. He obtained his level two license with the AIC in MAY of 2017 and is currently working towards his CAIB (Canadian Accredited Insurance Broker) designation

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  • E. dean.furuness@dyckinsurance.ca

Gillian Furuness

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Gillian Furuness

Gillian is a resident of Wetaskiwin recruited by Dyck Insurance Agency in the fall of 2017 and joined her father, Dean, in the ever changing insurance industry. She has experience in bookkeeping, museum studies and the car dealership industry as well as community involvement with the Wetaskiwin Theatre Society, Water Works Players and the Manluk Theatre. She is a personal lines broker currently working towards her CAIB (Canadian Accredited Insurance Broker) designation.

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  • E. gillian.furuness@dyckinsurance.ca

Jo-Ann Greene

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Jo-Ann Greene

Wetaskiwin resident employed by Dyck insurance Agency in 1998. Official title is receptionist but performs many other duties, file clerk, debit/credit card, admin assistance, etc. Suffice to say we also receive many compliments about her service and cordiality.

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  • E. jo-ann.greene@dyckinsurance.ca

Karen Hagstrom

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Karen Hagstrom

Karen came to Dyck Insurance in the summer of 2017 as a newly licensed Personal Lines Broker. She has a background in both the legal and accounting fields which is a great asset in her new role. She is enjoying this new challenge and is continually expanding her insurance knowledge daily. Karen resides on the family farm with her husband in the Bittern Lake area.

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  • E. karen.hagstrom@dyckinsurance.ca

Wendy Hawkes

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Wendy Hawkes

Wendy has recently come to Dyck insurance with 5 years experience in Insurance and 20 years experience in customer service. She is currently working on her CAIB designation and enjoys helping her clients understand insurance. Wendy has lived on and off in Wetaskiwin for the past 22 years where she currently is raising her 4 children and her and her husband run a small business.

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  • E. wendy.hawkes@dyckinsurance.ca

Phyllis Howe

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Phyllis Howe

Wetaskiwin resident who grew up in the Falun area. Employed by Dyck Insurance in Aug 2002. Officical title is Broker Support but performs many other duties, accounting duties support, Reception support, admin assistance, supply orders, etc.

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  • E. phyllis.howe@dyckinsurance.ca

Kim Issler

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Kim Issler

Kimberley comes to Dyck Insurance in 2014 as a newly licensed broker from Thorsby, AB. She is new to the industry but her keen enthusiasm has allowed her to pick up very quickly with her new career. Her friendly disposition will be an asset to our company. Kim comes here with experience managing a family business for 15 years.

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  • E. kim.issler@dyckinsurance.ca

Lori Kasur

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Lori Kasur

Lori commenced employment with Dyck Insurance in June of 2016. She has previous experience as a Level 1 personal lines broker coming from the Thorsby/Breton area. She is very eager, a quick learner, and a great team player who is looking forward to a career at Dyck Insurance. She also has a passion for horses and lives on a farm near Westerose with her husband and two small children.

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  • E. Lori.kasur@dyckinsurance.ca

Kimber Kennedy

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Kimber Kennedy

Moved to Wetaskiwin from ON in 1999 to begin her career in Insurance. She worked at Co-Operators before joining Dyck Insurance in 2010 & primarily services the RCMP Group account. She has obtained her CAIB 1 & has been a Board member & volunteer with the Wetaskiwin Icemen Hockey Ass since 2010.

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  • E. kimber.kennedy@dyckinsurance.ca

Jessica Maskoskie

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Jessica Maskoskie

Growing up with two insurance brokers as parents (Darcy & Sherry), Jessica got used to insurance lingo at a young age. Jess joined the Dyck Insurance team as a part time member helping out coworkers and front staff in the summer of 2017 before becoming a licensed broker in October of 2017. Since then she has been working hard to help her personal lines clients. Jess hopes to continue her insurance education by getting her Level 2 as well as her C.A.I.B.

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  • E. jessica.maskoskie@dyckinsurance.ca

Cindy McPherson

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Cindy McPherson

Cindy started at the brokerage in 2017 and has quickly adapted to the fast-paced insurance industry. She specializes in personal lines insurance and deals with group files. She is currently working on furthering her education and her insurance knowledge and looks forward to meeting new clients and helping them with their insurance needs.

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  • E. cindy.mcpherson@dyckinsurance.ca

Paige Murphy

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Paige Murphy

Paige has over five years as an insurance professional having worked as an underwriter with two different companies prior to becoming a personal lines broker with Dyck Insurance. She enjoys working with people and prides herself with the delivery of excellent customer service. This initiative led her to a National nomination for Service Excellence in 2010. She is proud to call Wetaskiwin home!

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  • E. paige.murphy@dyckinsurance.ca

Karl Norton

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Karl Norton

Calling central Alberta home for the past 38 years, Karl has a background in both communications and construction and holds both a journalism degree, as well as a journeyman ticket and Interprovincial Red Seal in HVAC sheet metal. Karl joined Dyck as a personal lines broker in the fall of 2017 and is currently working towards his CAIB designation. In his spare time, he enjoys cooking, writing fiction, and spending time in the mountains.

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  • E. karl.norton@dyckinsurance.ca

Tracy Posein

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Tracy Posein

Tracy has been a licensed insurance broker since 2001 and brings a wealth of knowledge to our personal lines team. Her previous personal lines manager position is also valuable as she has very strong leadership qualities. Tracy Received her C.A.I.B. (Canadian Accredited Insurance Broker) designation in 2006 and her C.I.P. (Chartered Insurance Professional) designation in 2017. She is born and raised in the Wetaskiwin area and very active in the community.

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  • E. tracy.posein@dyckinsurance.ca

Diana Richards

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Diana Richards

After 24 years of being a personal lines insurance broker with Dyck Insurance, Diana has changed roles and now runs the important role of broker support. When she isn’t helping brokers you can find Diana invested in a good book.

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  • E. diana.richards@dyckinsurance.ca

Patti Sears

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Patti Sears

As a resident of Wetaskiwin, Patti started her career in 2008. She came to Dyck Insurance in September of 2017, with 10 years’ experience, specializing in Personal Lines, mainly with the RCMP group, some experience with Commercial and Farm lines as well. Patti is currently working on obtaining her CAIB designation.

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  • E. patti.sears@dyckinsurance.ca

Joan Taylor

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Joan Taylor

Joan moved to Alberta from Ontario in 2014. She has ten years experience as a licensed broker, and received her CAIB designation in 2009 and is currently working towards her CPIB. She conducts herself very responsibly and in a professional manner. She enjoys working in personal lines, handling home and auto policies for her clients.

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  • E. joan.taylor@dyckinsurance.ca

Jaycee Thomson

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Jaycee Thomson

Jaycee came to Dyck Insurance in October of 2017 after completing her Level 1 General Insurance license. She has chosen a career in Insurance after spending her time prior committed to her family’s chuckwagon business in Westerose, where she currently resides. She enjoys interacting with people and building long lasting relationships to service her clients professionally. She is currently working towards her CAIB (Canadian Accredited Insurance Broker) designation.

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  • E. jaycee.thomson@dyckinsurance.ca

Jody Taylor

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Jody Taylor

Jody resides in Wetaskiwin with her husband and three wonderful children. She started her career with Dyck Insurance Agency in August of 2007. Jody specializes in personal lines primarily with the RCMP Group account and is working to obtain her CAIB designation.

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  • E. jody.taylor@dyckinsurance.ca

Sherry Maskoskie

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Sherry Maskoskie

Started her insurance career with Dyck Insurance Agency 2002, commuting from Leduc. Specializes in personal lines servicing clients in Alberta, Northwest Territories, Nunavut, and the Yukon. “I just like my clients” – Sherry Maskoskie.

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  • E. sherry.maskoskie@dyckinsurance.ca

Lorelei Stern

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Lorelei Stern

A Thorsby resident and current manager for the Alberta Registries located at Dyck Insurance Agency Thorsby Branch Office. Was first employed as a Registry Clerk in 2007.

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  • E. lstern@airsurfer.ca

Sandy Krawiec

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Sandy Krawiec

A Thorsby resident with 31 years’ service in the insurance industry on both the company and brokerage side. Started with Dyck insurance Agency in 1996 as a broker providing all types of insurance and since 2004 has also taken on the Manger position of the Thorsby Branch office. She currently services clients in both commercial and personal lines.

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  • E. skrawiec@airsurfer.ca

Wendy Gillis

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Wendy Gillis

A Thorsby rural resident started work for Dyck Insurance Agency Thorsby Branch office in 2004 in charge of the Alberta Registries. Previously worked in the insurance industry in Edmonton for 6 years. In 2011 Wendy re-obtained her insurance license specializing in personal lines.

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  • E. wgillis@airsurfer.ca

Anita Shundra

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Anita Shundra

Anita was born and raised in Thorsby. She resides just outside of Thorsby on her acreage. Anita joined the Thorsby team in insurance in 2017. When she’s not at the office you can find Anita in a good book, watching a movie or driving her daughter to and from performances and competitions where her daughter dances with the Alberta Zirka Ukrainian Dance group.

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  • E. anita.shundra@dyckinsurance.ca

Angela Myers

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Angela Myers

As a resident of Calmar Angela started work as a receptionist/insurance broker in January 2013 with 10 years previous experience elsewhere. Angela currently services clients primarily in personal lines. She is currently completing her CAIB designation and intends to obtain her Customer Service insurance Professional (CSIP) designation.

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  • E. amyers.dyckinsurance@telus.net

Elsa Critch

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Elsa Critch

As resident of Calmar Elsa started work for Dyck Insurance Agency as a part time insurance broker in 2000. She had previously worked in the industry for 14 years in northern Alberta. In 2004 she up graded to full time and in 2013 became Manager of Calmar Branch Office. Elsa currently services clients primarily in commercial including farm insurance and has obtained her CAlB designation.

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  • E. ecritch.dyckinsurance@telus.net

Michelle Hammermeister

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Michelle Hammermeister

Born and raised in Wetaskiwin and moved to Calmar in 2001. Started work at Dyck Insurance office in Calmar in 2014 and obtain level 1 licence, later that same year to help the girls out , but official title is receptionist.

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  • E. mhamm.dyckinsurance@telus.net